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Origin of sidesplitting

First recorded in 1855–60; side1 + splitting
Related formsside·split·ting·ly, adverb Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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Contemporary Examples of sidesplitting

  • Is the Republican nominee armed with a sidesplitting sense of humor?

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    Is Mitt Romney a Laugh Riot? Maybe

    Lloyd Grove

    August 28, 2012

  • But rival Sharron Angle also ran an epically terrible campaign, one that comes with a sidesplitting blooper reel for the DVD.

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    How Harry Pulled It Off

    Steve Friess

    November 3, 2010

Historical Examples of sidesplitting